Space isn't remote at all. It's only an hour's drive away if your car could go upwards.

— Fred Hoyle

m101

m101

First time imaging since the spring. Took out scope and camera to see if I still remembered how to use them. Above is galaxy M101 last night  at 11PM, up high in the North West these early july  nights. The scope a 5" refractor, image time 5 minutes exposures for a total of one and one half hour.

Nice

Looks like you still remember